I have always had vinegar in my house but I never knew all the things you can use vinegar for, especially cleaning. Vinegar is a natural organic bi-product of fruits, vegetables and grains. Its the perfect cleaning product to use in your home. It is safe to use around children and even people with asthma and other breathing problems. It doesn't contain any harmful chemicals and is non-toxic. What are the advantages of using vinegar for cleaning? There's dozens!
-very effective when compared to other common household cleaners
-it is an all in one cleaner, so there is no need to go to the store and stock up on a bunch of cleaners.
-it is gentle on hands so there is no need for rubber gloves
-non-toxic, so there is no fear of breathing in harmful chemicals.
-it cleans streak free so you don't have to rinse after cleaning.
-it is safe to use around young children so there is no fear of a child being poisoned.
-it is environmentally friendly so there are no harmful chemicals going down the drain.
-economically, it is much cheaper than other cleaners.
Vinegar is good for removing stains, eliminating mildew, dissolving soap scum, polishing chrome, removing lime, softening fabric, deodorizing rooms and it acts as an unclogging agent. Now we all know that vinegar doesn't have the best smell in the world, but the good news is that the smell disappears in a small amount of time. Here are some cleaning tasks that you can use vinegar for:
-steam-cleaning microwave ovens
-cleaning soiled surfaces of counters, ceramic tiles, appliances
-inside and out, painted walls and floors-cleaning and shining mirrors, glass, stainless steel and chrome.
-removing stains from clothing and carpets-removing mold and mildew from humidifiers-removing soap scum from shower tiles, stalls and curtains and from dishwashers and washing machines.
-descaling mineral and lime buildup from kettles,coffee makers, shower heads and irons
-opening and deodorizing drains-removing unpleasant odors
-removing stains from shoes and boots Well if any of you are still skeptic about using vinegar to clean, I don't know what else to tell you! I guess you'll just have to try it for yourself!